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Performance Under Pressure: Simulating Stress in VR Training

Jonathan Perry (CEO, Ractive)

Location: California East, Second Floor, Tower Building

Date: Tuesday, October 30

Time: 2:00pm - 2:30pm

Pass Type: XRDC Pass - Get your pass now!

Track: Enterprise Training & Education

Format: Session

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: All

In addition to improving performance and decision making skills, virtual reality training allows users to train for complex and dangerous tasks while in a safe location. By simulating stressful environments and distractions, VR training can help inoculate users against the effects stress and adrenaline have on performance and decision making when performing under pressure in the real world. This session will examine research on stress in training and explore a variety of techniques for adding stress to simulated training scenarios as a way to improve skill retention and performance.

Takeaway

Attendees will gain a better understanding of how adding simulated stress or distractions to virtual reality training can improve training effectiveness and skill retention.

Intended Audience

This session is intended for anyone developing, using, or interested in virtual reality for training purposes, especially if training people for dangerous or complex tasks and situations. No prerequisite knowledge or experience is required.